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Whether You Need Corporate Photography for a New Marketing Campaign, Event Coverage, or Studio Work, Our Team Brings the Creative Expertise.

You may be ready to launch that new product, host a special event, or begin marketing in a new way. Corporate photography is an essential component of many different business strategies. It can help you brand your company, create advertisements and promotions, document special events, and more. Whether you’re working with a photographer for the first time or simply need to update your current images, these tips will help you decide whether corporate photography is right for your business and which services are best for your needs.

Types of Corporate Photography

There are generally two main types of corporate photography: event coverage and studio work. Event coverage is straightforward: your photographer will travel to your event to take professional photos. Event coverage photographers work at all types of events, from product launches to corporate galas. Studio work is done in a controlled studio setting, usually with a white backdrop. Studio work might include product photography, headshots, or other types of portraits. For each type of corporate photography, there are a variety of subtypes. Product photography often involves shooting in a studio but may also include on-location product photography. Headshots might be part of a larger event coverage shoot or done in a studio setting.

Identifying Your Needs

You’ll want to begin by identifying your specific needs and goals for the photography. Start by asking yourself why you want to hire a photographer and what you hope to accomplish. Is there a new product or service you want to launch? Do you want to update your website with new images? Are you hosting an event you’d like to document? Are you looking to take new headshots of your team? Once you’ve identified your goals, you can think about what type of photography would best suit your needs. For example, if you want to update your website with new images, you’d likely want to hire a photographer for studio work. On the other hand, if you want to document an event, you might want to hire an event coverage photographer.

Decide on a Goal for Your Photography Shoot

Once you’ve identified your needs, you’ll want to decide on a goal for your photography shoot. Essentially, you’ll want to determine the purpose of the shoot. Is the photography for your website? Social media? Sales materials? Ads? Are you documenting an event? What are your overall goals with the shoot? By determining your goals, you can better select the type of photography that will work best for you. For example, if you’re looking to refresh your website with new images, you’ll likely want to hire a photographer for studio work. On the other hand, if you want to document an event, you might want to hire an event coverage photographer.

St. Louis Photographer Studio Services
St. Louis Photographer Studio Services

Why Should You Hire a Professional Photographer?

There are many reasons why you should hire a professional photographer, including: – Solid reputations – Hiring a professional photographer will give you access to someone with a track record and a proven reputation. You can trust that your photographer will produce high-quality work, meet deadlines, and follow your instructions. – Expertise – A photographer who specializes in corporate photography will be familiar with the industry and know what will work best for your needs. They’ll have experience shooting in a variety of settings, know how to work with your team, and understand what your end goals are. – Save time – If you’re pressed for time, hiring a professional photographer will allow you to save hours of work. Instead of trying to book a studio, find models, and hire assistants, you can work with a photographer who can help you accomplish your goals faster. – Save money – Hiring a photographer will save you money in the long term. Rather than investing in expensive equipment, equipment maintenance, and studio space, you can hire a photographer for one-time payment. You can also save on gas and travel costs if you’re working with an event coverage photographer.

How to Manage Your Photographer

Once you’ve found a photographer and booked the shoot, you’ll want to manage your photographer properly. This will help you get the most out of your session and make the process easier for everyone involved. Here are a few tips to help you manage your photographer: – Define your goals – Before the day of your shoot, you’ll want to sit down and clearly define your goals. What do you want to get out of the shoot? What types of images do you want to capture? What are your general ideas? By clearly defining your goals, you’ll make the shoot smoother and easier for everyone involved. – Provide clear instructions – Once you’ve defined your goals, you’ll want to provide clear instructions to your photographer. Tell them what you want to get out of the shoot, how you want to be photographed, and what the overall theme is. This will help them prepare for the shoot and make the whole process easier for everyone involved. – Follow their instructions – Similarly, you’ll want to follow your photographer’s instructions. The shoot may involve a certain flow or order for pictures or poses, so follow their lead. This will help the shoot go smoother and make the process easier for everyone involved.

St Louis Photographer Location Services
St Louis Photographer Location Services

What to Wear for Corporate Photography

You may be surprised to learn that the clothing you wear can actually affect the quality of your images. That’s why it’s important to choose an appropriate wardrobe for your corporate photography shoot. Here are a few tips for selecting the right wardrobe for your corporate photography shoot: – The environment – First, consider the environment of your shoot. If you’re shooting outside, you’ll want to select clothing that isn’t too dark. On the other hand, if you’re shooting in a studio, your clothing choice will be less important. – Your brand – Second, you’ll want to consider your brand. If you want your images to reflect your brand, you’ll want to select clothing that ties into your brand. This will help you maintain a consistent image across all of your marketing materials and make your company more recognizable.

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Mike Haller
4501 Mattis Road 63128
St Louis Photographer
St Louis, Missouri, USA | Photography services
stlouislocations@gmail.com

Professional Photographer | Business Events | Products & Services

Tradeshows, conventions, and meetings are one of our specialties.  Events require careful planning between organizing schedules, signage, and decor.   Since 1982, our photographers have been photographing events, large and small. Since we focus on event and corporate photography, we understand the important shots you need.  We know how to interact with the trade show attendees and when and where our photographers need to be to cover it properly.

Photos serve not as a record of the event and create wonderful marketing tools. Our team of Corporate Photographers are here to help make your event run smoothly from start to finish.  We’ll help share your keynote VIPs, top sales talent, and engage your customers with our images and your message.  We can help share your event photos on your website, social media, and brochures.  It’s a smart way to gain marketing traction and introduce future attendees and exhibitors to your products and services.

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Mike Haller
4501 Mattis Road 63128
St Louis Photographer
St Louis, Missouri, USA | Photography services
stlouislocations@gmail.com

St Louis Headshots and Business Portraits

Our creative photographers have photographed CEOs, Real Estate Agents, Beauticians, Models, Actors, Authors, Photographers, and more. Headshots need to capture your personality, represent your product or service, and be on par with your brand. If your brand is vibrant and colorful, you don’t need a dark and moody headshot.  Let us help you!

PROFESSIONAL BUSINESS HEADSHOTS that match your brand and experience.  Perfect for your business websites, print materials and professional and social media.

HEADSHOTS OF TEAMS

Headshot services for teams, going on location to office or to Studio.  Providing a consistent look and following brand standards.

GROUP PORTRAITS

Portraits of small and large teams that match your brand strategy to be used on website and print collateral.

MEDIA BRANDING KIT

For those who need more marketing options with multiple looks and locations. Good for Authors, Speakers, Public Figures, and Musicians.

ACTOR HEADSHOTS

Used as a key marketing tool for Acting. Essential for auditions and submitting to casting directors.

MODELING PORTFOLIO

New and existing models need to create a portfolio book of different looks that go on a comp card that acts as a business card that’s submitted for auditions.

314-913-5626
Mike Haller
4501 Mattis Road 63128
St Louis Photographer
St Louis, Missouri, USA | Photography services
stlouisphotos@gmail.com

St Louis Event Photographers

Every event has a story to tell, made up of the moments both large and small that are shared between everyone present.  At St Louis Photographers, we tell the story of your event by capturing all the action-and all the reactions-that make your event exciting, meaningful and worth remembering for years to come.

Pioneers of the shift to documentary-style event photography, we are experts at bringing a wide range of occasions to life through artful images, including:
– Social events, from celebrities and galas to holidays and reunions
– Corporate events, from parties and holidays to fund-raisers and launches
– School events, from graduations and homecomings to portraits and outings

If you are looking for elegant images, look no further than our photographers.  We shoot  in an artistic, well-balanced style that is both classical and real. His client list is a who’s who of American businesses, including A-B InBev, Nestle, Emerson, CNN, and many more. With our many  years working as an event photographer, we have tons of connections with venues and other vendors. First and foremost, however, we are just tremendous photographers whose desire to document the world through photography extends to every aspect of our lives.

314-913-5626
Mike Haller
4501 Mattis Road 63128
St Louis Photographer
St Louis, Missouri, USA | Photography services
stlouisphotos@gmail.com

Corporate Photography Services

In today’s digital age, you can’t afford to go without creative photo or video content as part of your marketing strategy. Here are just some of the services we can provide.

Events and Conventions

Headshots and Business Portraits

Corporate Branding

Medical and Healthcare photography in our studio or at your location.

Industries we specialize in include Advertising, Digital Marketing, Healthcare, Hotels, Industrial, Law Office, Real Estate and Restaurants

We create high quality photography and video for all types of corporations, small businesses, and non-profits that will help enhance your image and build your brand.  Since 1982 we’ve captured our clients’ unique essence in each image or video we produce.  Choose us for professional, high-quality photography and video created by a team that is the very best at what we do!  Corporate photography is not simply documenting what is there, but a way to tell your company’s story, a way to showcase your company culture, to your best customers.

Live events and ceremonies.

Events
Whether you are hosting an intimate reception for 10, a holiday party for 5,000, or a 10,000-person conference, our staff of professional event photographers will unobtrusively cover the event.

Executive portraits
Our staff of professional corporate photographers has the skill to put subjects at ease and produce superior images of the CEO, newest partners, or a grouping of ten board members. We offer in-studio and on location portraits giving you the choice of background. Concerned about how to look your best in your portrait? Not a problem, we also offer consultations on what to wear and offer a wide variety of poses and styles of portraits.

 

Product and food photography

Product photography
We specialize in creating product photos that are unique to your business and will set your products apart from the competition. Whether you’re a local business or an ecommerce website, a St Louis product photographer will capture the best product photos for your business.

Advertising
Advertising photographers need to have a very rich skill-set in order to succeed. This is because ad agencies are often looking to create something fresh and different. We can deliver the creative goods!

314-913-5626
Mike Haller
4501 Mattis Road 63128
St Louis Photographer
St Louis, Missouri, USA | Photography services
stlouisphotos@gmail.com

St Louis Product and Advertising Photographer

A full time professional photographer specializing in a variety of photographic genres, using tools such as strobes, light wands, light modifiers, and compositing techniques to create commercial grade images around the world.

We can accommodate all of your photographic needs with our state of the art equipment in our digital studio located in south county, St Louis.  For location assignments, our approach is tailored to the specific project.  We have an enclosed cargo trailer which offer convenient transportation of our equipment on site to maximize efficiency.  We also offer in-house digital retouching.

We include post-production work in the price estimates. Products require a lot of adjustments to get the correct look as it is seldom achieved straight out of the camera. This can be from adjusting the brightness of the background to increasing shadow detail for more depth. Just like portrait photography, it takes a photographer with a well-balanced skill set to make the product look the way it should.

314-913-5626
Mike Haller
4501 Mattis Road 63128
St Louis Photographer
St Louis, Missouri, USA | Photography services
stlouisphotos@gmail.com

St Louis Commercial Photographers

Since 1982, St Louis Photographer, Mike Haller, has been creating great images in and out of his photo studio.  In fact our entire small crew of  photographers strive to provide excellent photography at competitive prices, and make your photography experience not only painless, but downright fun. We offer business and commercial photography of all types of services, products and portraits. We are also expert at photo restoration and digital enhancement and retouching.  Whether you need photography services in our Studio, at your location, or even over the internet, we are experienced and happy to help you.

We can help you to make advertising and promotional fliers and brochures and posters. Our images are also tailored to the client’s specifications for print media, catalogs or Internet and website use.

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314-913-5626
Mike Haller
4501 Mattis Road 63128
St Louis Photographer
St Louis, Missouri, USA | Photography services
stlouislocations@gmail.com

St Louis Photographers

Let’s face it… when you talk about creative photography, the field is wide open. Some may consider an abstract out-of-focus photo as being creative, while others may consider it to just another excuse to call a bad photo “creative”. The following is my definition of creative photography: Creative photography contains an extra element (or elements) that are intentionally used to improve the photo from its original state.

Creative Imagery To Help You Sell!

Creative Imagery To Help You Sell!

With the right composition, colors, lighting and camera settings you can achieve perfect look.
Well, try to stay away from flat shots, unless super intentional.

What point of view are we looking at? Physically move around the space, looking for the best and most attractive angles. Give your shot some depth — foreground, middle ground and background. What is the context of the shot? Consider low or high angles to complement your answer.

Rob Haller
314-892-1233
St Louis Photographer
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Corporate photographers in St. Louis.

We have mastered the creative and technical aspects of photography and we also understand the corporate images your company needs to project in your use of photographs, brochures, annual reports, newsletters, websites and publicity.

We provide a variety of photographic skills across a range of various subject matters and disciplines. We are very adaptive in working with difficult light levels and conditions. Our photographic teams are self-contained units with all the necessary equipment to get the job done right the first time.

We are skilled in working within tight budgets to produce images that will solve your communications problem. We are experienced in shooting on the factory floor and in the boardroom are are very familiar with all types of commercial and industrial settings.

st louis corporate photographer

st louis corporate photographer

Our team is comprised of good communicators and we are experienced in working with team members who are not professional models.

We are prepared and ready to show your firm in a whole new light with higher quality images.

314-892-1233
Mike Haller
St Louis Photographer
St Louis, Missouri, USA | Photography services
mikeh@hallerconcepts.com

St Louis Corporate Photographer | studio and location

St. Louis commercial photographer Mike Haller is one of Missouri’s most highly regarded location corporate photographers.

Mike has the reputation of being a person who is easy to work with who takes the worry out of corporate work. Since 1982, Mike has developed a clear understanding of both corporate and designer needs. His work successfully integrates exciting color and strong graphic compositions to effectively communicate his client’s message.


314-892-1233
Mike Haller
4501 Mattis Road 63128
St Louis Photographer
St Louis, Missouri, USA | Photography services
mikeh@hallerconcepts.com

st louis advertising photographer | commercial photography

What would a brochure be without the designer of technology shot?  It’s very important to visually show your customers that yes, you adhere to the cutting edge of technology in every manner possible.  Technology shots are sometimes the most important types of images a company can convey.

st louis commercial advertising photography

st louis commercial advertising photography

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St Louis Photographers

robh@hallerconcepts.com

st louis photographer | advertising and public relations | lifestyle photography

As an art director and photographer, I understand the intricate relationship between art and business. As an experienced photographer, I craft the narrative image of the brand.  I use this experience to tell honest, inviting stories. I create the backdrop for the story, and then I provide the simple visual direction that lets that story unfold by itself, capturing real life moments and emotions that pull viewers into each shot.

st louis advertising photographer

st louis advertising photographer

314-892-1233

St Louis Photographers

robh@hallerconcepts.com